'Auntie Lilli's™' or Lili's South Sea Salad Tree (Bele Tree) - Abelmoschus manihot
Money doesn't grow on trees, but salad does! The 'Auntie Lilli's™' or Lili's South Sea Salad Tree (Bele tree) is easy-to-grow and has edible leaves and edible hibiscus-like flowers. Skip the spinach. Pass the 'Auntie Lilli's™' salad. Scientific name: Abelmoschus manihot
Average mature height: 6 to 8 feet
Light: Full to part sun
Water: Average watering needs
Plant size. Our plants ship in 3-inch-deep pots when they are 3-6 inches tall so they can grow to maturity under your green thumb.